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State Licensure

Fifteen states currently have some form of forester credentialing. These include licensing and registration statutes.

Please note that the CF program may supplement or complement state programs to register or license foresters; however, a CF is not a substitute for such programs.

To learn more about the credentialing programs in these states, please visit their website:

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Alabama SBRF
513 Madison Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36130
334 240-9301
The Alabama Board

Arkansas SBRF
Little Rock, AR 72204
501 296-1998
The Arkansas Board

California Board of Forestry and Fire Protection
PO Box 944246
1416 9th Street
Sacramento, CA 1506-14
916 653-8007
The California Board

Connecticut
Division of Forestry
Department of Environmental Protection
79 Elm Street
Hartford, CT 06106-5127
860 424-3630
The Connecticut Board

Georgia SBRF
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA 31217-3858
478 207-2440
The Georgia Board

Maine Board of Licensure for Foresters
Dept., of Professional and Financial Regulation
State House Station 35
Augusta, ME 04333-0035
207 624-8521
The Maine Board

Maryland SBRF
State Department of Licensing and Regulations
500 N Calvert Street #401
Rm 304
Baltimore MD 21202
410 230-6001
The Maryland Board

Massachusetts Forester Licensing Board
Boston Office
251 Causeway Street (Suite 600)
Boston , MA 02114
617 626-1250
The Massachusetts Board

Michigan State Forester Regulation
Bureau of Commercial Services
PO Box 30054
Lansing, MI 48909-7554
517 373-1820
The Michigan Board

Mississippi SBRF
Box 9681
Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, MS 39762-9681
662 325-2772
The Mississippi Board

New Hampshire SBRF
57 Regional Drive
Concord, NH 03301
603 271-2219
The New Hampshire Board

North Carolina SBRF
PO Box 27393
Raleigh, NC 27761
919 847-5441
The North Carolina Board

Oklahoma SBRF
Agriculture Bldg
2800 N. Lincoln
Oklahoma City, OK 73105-4298
405 522-6147

South Carolina SBRF
PO Box 11329
110 Centerview Drive
Columbia, SC 29211-1329
803 896-4800
The South Carolina Board

West Virginia SBRF
PO Box 1032
Ripley, WV 25271
304 415-3952
The West Virginia Board



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